Average Weather in July in Charlevoix Michigan, United States
Daily high temperatures increase by 2°F, from 76°F to 78°F, rarely falling below 66°F or exceeding 86°F. The highest daily average high temperature is 78°F on July 25.
Daily low temperatures increase by 3°F, from 58°F to 61°F, rarely falling below 48°F or exceeding 70°F. The highest daily average low temperature is 61°F on July 27.
For reference, on July 25, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Charlevoix typically range from 61°F to 78°F, while on February 3, the coldest day of the year, they range from 15°F to 28°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in July
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on July. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in July
The month of July in Charlevoix experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 39% to 33%.
The clearest day of the month is July 28, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 67% of the time.
For reference, on January 11, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 76%, while on August 8, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 68%.
Cloud Cover Categories in July
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Charlevoix, the chance of a wet day over the course of July is gradually increasing, starting the month at 26% and ending it at 30%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 36% on September 22, and its lowest chance is 15% on February 18.
Probability of Precipitation in July
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during July in Charlevoix is essentially constant, remaining about 2.2 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 3.7 inches or falling below 0.8 inches.
The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 2.1 inches on July 16.
Average Monthly Rainfall in July
Over the course of July in Charlevoix, the length of the day is decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 50 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 41 seconds, and weekly decrease of 11 minutes, 44 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is July 31, with 14 hours, 45 minutes of daylight and the longest day is July 1, with 15 hours, 36 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in July
The earliest sunrise of the month in Charlevoix is 5:56 AM on July 1 and the latest sunrise is 27 minutes later at 6:24 AM on July 31.
The latest sunset is 9:32 PM on July 1 and the earliest sunset is 23 minutes earlier at 9:09 PM on July 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Charlevoix during 2018, but it neither starts nor ends during July, so the entire month is in daylight saving time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:53 AM and sets 15 hours, 40 minutes later, at 9:32 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:17 AM and sets 8 hours, 44 minutes later, at 5:00 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in July
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Charlevoix is rapidly increasing during July, rising from 14% to 24% over the course of the month.
The highest chance of a muggy day during July is 24% on July 31.
For reference, on July 31, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 24% of the time, while on January 1, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in July
The average hourly wind speed in Charlevoix is essentially constant during July, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 9.2 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on January 4, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 15.2 miles per hour, while on July 22, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 9.1 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during July is 9.1 miles per hour on July 23.
Average Wind Speed in July
Wind Direction in July
Charlevoix is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.
The average surface water temperature in Charlevoix is rapidly increasing during July, rising by 10°F, from 56°F to 66°F, over the course of the month.
Average Water Temperature in July
The growing season in Charlevoix typically lasts for 5.3 months (163 days), from around May 10 to around October 19, rarely starting before April 22 or after May 27, and rarely ending before September 26 or after November 11.
The month of July in Charlevoix is reliably fully within the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in July
The average accumulated growing degree days in Charlevoix are rapidly increasing during July, increasing by 549°F, from 660°F to 1,209°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in July
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Charlevoix is essentially constant during July, remaining within 0.2 kWh of 6.8 kWh throughout.
The highest average daily incident shortwave solar energy during July is 7.0 kWh on July 1.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in July
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Charlevoix are 45.318 deg latitude, -85.258 deg longitude, and 581 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Charlevoix contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 184 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 602 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (440 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (984 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Charlevoix is covered by water (53%) and artificial surfaces (30%), within 10 miles by water (56%) and trees (23%), and within 50 miles by water (51%) and trees (33%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Charlevoix year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Charlevoix.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Charlevoix according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Charlevoix is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Charlevoix and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Charlevoix Municipal Airport (96%, 1.9 kilometers, southwest); Harbor Springs Airport (2.7%, 30 kilometers, northeast); and Beaver Island Airport (1.3%, 48 kilometers, northwest).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .